We are a new hostel in the Heart of Matamata. 15 minutes drive to the Hobbiton Movie set or a two minute walk to the information centre (Hobbiton pick-up/drop off point). Close to supermarkets, cafes and shops what more could you want?! Matamata Backpackers are fun and friendly with great facilities and quirky interior. We offer a fully equipped kitchen, indoor and outdoor dining, BBQ facilities, large lounge with a range of free movies and laundry facilities. Free Wifi. Linen and valuable lockers supplied in all rooms. All our rooms are four bed max. We offer two private rooms that come with a double on the bottom and a single on top. Locally owned and operated we are here to help you with all your bookings and planning your route around our beautiful country!